S & D Chief: ‘Political suicide’ for Europe to ignore Africa

Udo Bullmann is the leader of the Socialists and Democrats (S&D) in the European Parliament. He replied in written questions to EURACTIV’s Sarantis Michalopoulos ahead of the “Africa Week” on 5 – 8 November 2018 in the European Parliament. INTERVIEW HIGHLIGHTS: Migration must be well managed, not stopped New Africa-EU partnership is needed, ignoring Africa […]

Fortifying affordable housing’s role in expanding economic growth

As the continent’s largest economy, international development experts, innovators and funders increasingly believe that Nigeria is positioned to provide a market-driven solution to one of the continent’s most significant challenges and opportunities: Affordable Housing. While Nigeria’s size, ability to scale and recalibrated post-recession economy provides the ammunition for such a task, the scale of the […]